Ben & Jerry’s Strikes Deal to Improve Migrant Dairy Workers’ Conditions

Ben & Jerry’s Strikes Deal to Improve Migrant Dairy Workers’ Conditions

For years, Ben & Jerry’s took steps to make sure that its ice cream did not contain artificial growth hormone. The company also has a self-imposed fee on its greenhouse gas emissions.

What Ben & Jerry’s did not have was a reliable way of ensuring that the dairy farms supplying it with milk were providing humane conditions for their workers, a major issue in an industry where many people work seven days a week for less than minimum wage..........

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